Mobile messaging giant Line has announced that it will discontinue its service on BlackBerry, Firefox OS, and Nokia Asha mobile platforms on July 3, 2017. Additionally, Line says that it’s killing its Windows 8 app. The news may not come as a huge surprise, given that BlackBerry itself is no longer a phone company and is all but […]
The BlackBerry Privacy Shade app prevents the people around you from seeing your screen while you're texting or surfing the web...
Privacy Shade is an app that that blocks out your display except for a small viewing area. You control the viewing area by dragging it around the screen.
There are lots of times when people around us can see what’s on our phone screens, and that can make it tricky to read confidential texts or emails. Thankfully, BlackBerry has a smart solution to that problem for Android users. Its new...Show More Summary
With the BlackBerry Privacy Shade app, the company has created an app that prevents anyone around you from easily seeing what is on your screen.
BlackBerry may not be making its own hardware anymore, but that means it can further focus on software. And with such a focus on security, the company is taking it another step further by announcing the Privacy Shade app. This app will obscure your screen except for what you’re viewing. [...]
We check out the DTEK app, device settings, app-level permissions, and encryption options.
Remember when Research in Motion’s BlackBerry smartphones set the bar? My first smartphone was a BlackBerry 7130e. I loved the phone. And then my son gave it a bath in a ginger ail. The 7130e had it all: A scroll wheel, Java apps, a keyboard and a swappable battery that would last for days. Show More Summary
BlackBerry may not be making its smartphones anymore, but it's still producing productivity-focused apps. To help extend the excitement of the forthcoming BlackBerry Mercury, the company has launched BlackBerry Notable for BlackBerry Hub+ users. Show More Summary
BlackBerry may not be building its phones anymore, but it is making apps. BlackBerry has unveiled a brand new Android app called Notable. With it, users can capture what’s displayed on their phone’s screen and then edit that content with free-form drawing, stickers, and text. It’s a quick way to make [...]
BlackBerry Notable is a new application for Android devices which allows you to annotate images and easily share them with friends or coworkers.
BlackBerry's new app, Notable, lets users quickly capture their screen and make notes on them.
Twilio isn’t worried about competition in the communication space, at least not for now. Company chief executive Jeff Lawson seemed to dismiss news this week regarding BlackBerry’s launch of a messaging app developer kit, suggesting that there wasn’t anything his cloud-based communication platform had to worry about. During Twilio’s fourth quarter earnings call on Tuesday, […]
BlackBerry announces a new licensing deal for the Asian market and a software development kit (SDK) that allows app developers to add communications into their apps. Both are proof that BlackBerry is delivering on its promise to become a software company.
Faulting BlackBerry for its lack of apps or antiquated design ideas was fair, but the firm's dedication to security spoke for itself. The company is going to take that reputation and use it to retool BlackBerry Messenger as an enterprise-level communications platform. Show More Summary
As BlackBerry continues its efforts in transitioning to a software company, a BBM Enterprise SDK provides a new revenue stream.
Ominfone was in the business of building streaming music services for the likes of Blackberry, Samsung's Milk and Pono. It was one of the first companies to launch an unlimited streaming service and among the first to fail. Now, Apple has acquired its tech and hired key staffers. _____________________________ Apple...
Verizon Wireless today made Android 6.0 Marshmallow available to its version of the BlackBerry Priv. The new system software makes a significant number of changes to many apps and services on the phone. To start, it adds WiFi Calling, Now On Tap, and the Marshmallow runtime permissions. Show More Summary